Production Team Members

  • GCW Custom Kitchens & Cabinetry Inc.
  • 95 S Edgeware Rd, St. Thomas, ON, Canada
  • May 17, 2022
Manufacturing/Technical/Skilled Trades

Job Description

GCW is currently looking to add to our Production Team!

Production Team Members at GCW are responsible for the fulfillment of all final aspects of the Cabinetry design process. Production team members can be involved the beginning stages of Cabinetry completion to the final stage of the process and anywhere in-between.  In this role, team members could be required to run large equipment (automated CNC machines, Edgebanders etc.), smaller hand-held tools and sanding or painting equipment. The options are endless and the opportunity to learn is vast.

Why Choose GCW?: Driven by a zestful workforce and leadership team, GCW Custom Kitchens and Cabinetry is a thriving company focused on designing and producing high-quality cabinetry with opportunities in sales/design, engineering, finishing, custom woodworking, installation & more. GCW was established 20 years ago constructing one kitchen at a time out of a garage in St. Thomas, Ontario. Fast forward to now and we have evolved into a company whom employs over 100 team members, has 2 beautiful showrooms, and an 82,000 sq. ft state of the art manufacturing plant.

Our Culture: GCW prides itself on teamwork, producing a superior product in design and manufacturing, and excellence in customer service. Most importantly, the owners strive to be a company that is based on integrity. Each owner brings to the table their own set of strengths, working closely together to execute their vision of excellence for the company.

Our People: Our reputation as a leader in Custom Cabinetry in St Thomas and Elgin county is the result of our experienced, dedicated and passionate employees.  We choose people who are aligned with our mission and values and individuals who strive to maintain the high caliber of custom cabinetry work and service that our customers have come to expect.

Role Responsibilities may Include:

  • Read schematics, blueprints and other technical diagrams
  • Bolt, screw, clip, or otherwise fasten parts and components together using hand or power tools
  • Mark, record and report defects to appropriate Team Leader
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks as prescribed
  • Clean and perform preparation of work area.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area, adhering to all health and safety policy and procedure.
  • Ensure that there is consistency across the methods used to complete a task
  • Foster an atmosphere of team work and cooperation throughout the Production Department

Essential Duties:

  • Requires good manual dexterity (hand, hand with arm, two hands) and multi-limb coordination.
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull or carry objects, use abdominal and lower back muscles to provide support over time without fatigue and to effectively jump, sprint or throw an object.
  • Standing for a large portion of the workday
  • Use of Personal Protection Equipment will be required (e.g., safety glasses, mask, safety boots, ear protection etc.). 

Preferred skills and abilities:

  • Willing to work as part of a team to reach common goals
  • A sharp eye for quality in their work
  • A strong work ethic and enjoys positively contributing to our organizational culture
  • good problem-solving capabilities
  • Effectively communicates technical information while maintaining a strong team approach
  • Ability to self-manage time to produce multiple projects in a timely manner

Considered Assets:

  • Knowledgeable in the use of large and small machinery related to woodworking
  • A passion for woodworking which is shown throughout the work that is produced
  • Experience working with various materials such as wood, MDF, laminates etc.
  • Experience working in a production facility

Education:  High School Diploma, GED or equivalent. Training in a postsecondary education is preferred but not required.

What We Offer:

  • Fair and competitive wages
  • Straight Day Shift | 6:30am-4:00pm
  • Challenging career positions with the opportunity to learn constantly
  • Socially responsible environment
  • Steady business growth
  • A supportive and involved leadership team
  • Health Spending Account
  • Several Company Sponsored Events
  • Paid Overtime When Available
  • Paid Vacation time
  • Paid sick time
  • RRSP Matching Program
  • Safety Boot/Shoe Reimbursement Plan

GCW is committed to providing an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community in which we live, as well as creating an environment where every employee has the opportunity to reach their potential.  If you require accommodation at any point during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. 

Please apply to this opportunity through the following link: https://gcw.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=42&source=aWQ9MTI%3D

We would like to thank all applicants, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  To learn more about us, please visit our website at www.gcwkitchens.com